Look one cannot conclude on the information which you provided . More detailed history like when it started exact location like upper or lower jaw along with which tooth and also a photograph of that swelling will give a fare idea about it to conclude what cloud be it, otherwise it will very tentative for dentist to give an idea , even if he/she does it.
Dr. Priyanshu Singh
A swelling in that region could be from a salivary gland, or an enlarged lymph node. It would be better to see an oral surgeon, or a dentist.
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